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post #1 of 12
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Hi guys!

I'm just wondering if there is any sense of selling my current mobo and get other for socket 1366? If so, what mobo would You recommend? I don't know why i am thinking about this, maybe I'm just bored :/
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Hi guys!

I'm just wondering if there is any sense of selling my current mobo and get other for socket 1366? If so, what mobo would You recommend? I don't know why i am thinking about this, maybe I'm just bored :/
USB3.0, SATAIII, and a 3rd or 4th PCI-E slot at x8 wouldn't hurt.

This one if you want to stay with MSI.

EDIT: Maybe upgrade your RAM from 3GB to 6GB and install 64-bit Windows 7?
post #3 of 12
I love my Asus P6x58 D-E :-). It's like $200 at Microcenter if there is one near you. The x58 Sabretooth is pretty good as well from my friend who has one.
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post #4 of 12
yes u are "board" . No man ur not short on connectors or pci-e slots. You might see better overclocks but we are talking a few 10s of mhz really.
Hold on till ivy bridge and we will all see if its a worth of an upgrade.
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i guess that the sense in doing it depends on what do you want to buy after selling it

I would stick with it and wait for better SB or Ivy-Bridge CPUs, or even Bulldozzer( if worth it) to upgrade.
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post #6 of 12
Depends if you would utilize any of the added features of a different board...

Your current one seems to handle your current setup just fine with a good OC..

If you plan on using USB 3.0, or Sata III then it may be a good option, otherwise it would just be a waste of money to feed the craving of buying something new.
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post #7 of 12
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I was just thinking about that board MSI X58A-GD65. It's good I love MSI, but otherwise I don't need USB 3 or SATA 3 :/ I still have more room to OC my CPU, my stable record was 4.86GHz on air and I think I could push it harder but I was afraid xD Still have two empty PCI-E slots xD Hmm... I don't know, I'm just boored. Maybe I'll wait till Ivy comes out...

Edit: And about my RAM. I've never used 64 bit OS and I don't think I will be, so 3GB is enough for now. Maybe one day i will use 64bit OS but not today or tomorrow
Edited by sp4wners - 2/22/11 at 12:54pm
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post #8 of 12
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Does any1 know how can I search my old threads/posts? I mean from about 1-2 years ago? I did the "Search" at the top of the forum but I can't find my thread with pictures of my rig :/
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Originally Posted by sp4wners View Post
Does any1 know how can I search my old threads/posts? I mean from about 1-2 years ago? I did the "Search" at the top of the forum but I can't find my thread with pictures of my rig :/
see if this works out
http://www.overclock.net/search.php?searchid=3524848

if you go to your public profile you can the all the post an threads you started under statistics.
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post #10 of 12
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Ok thanks I've found them. Guys what do You think about Asus Sabertooth X58 mobo?
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